Basic CMS capabilities


show more Basic CMS capabilities provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by James Williamson as part of the CMS Fundamentals show less
please wait ...

Basic CMS capabilities

One of the best ways to understand how a CMS works is to explore the basic capabilities that most of these systems share, and how they fit into typical workflows. This will give you a good idea of how using a CMS might fit into your projects or within your organization. First, let's start with an overview of a typical CMS workflow. Content creators, editors, and publishers access the CMS through a client, which is usually browser based. Content is entered into the CMS, edited, approved, and published based on organizational workflow.

This could range from a full team with various roles to a single individual. The content is in store within a relational database, and categories and metadata are used to help the CMS understand the content's relevance. Once it's approved, the content is then added to the site based on its category or the role that's been assigned to it. To assemble pages, the CMS uses templates, published content, and any modules such as calendars, polls, and f...

Basic CMS capabilities
Video duration: 5m 4s 3h 11m Beginner

Viewers:

Basic CMS capabilities provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by James Williamson as part of the CMS Fundamentals

Subject:
Web
Author:
please wait ...